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WE SHALL FIGHT THEM ON THE BEACHES

We Shall Fight on the Beaches

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery, an established authority on the Napoleonic Wars and World War II, articulates the parallels and defining features of these tumultuous...

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All Hands

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery, the pre-eminent historian of the Royal Navy, returns with the third volume of his engaging social history of the Royal Navy's 'lower...

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AT THE WATER'S EDGE

At the Water's Edge

by Theodore L. Gatchel

Conventional military wisdom holds that the amphibious assault against a defended beach is the most difficult of all military operations--yet modern...

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An Unsung Soldier

by Robert S. Jordan

Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster was one of the leading soldier-scholars of his time. He stood as a key figure among the dominant American military and...

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"The Three Musketeers of the Army Air Forces"

by Robert O. Harder

While scores of books have been published about the atomic bombings that helped end World War II, little has been written about the personal lives...

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Battleships of the Bismarck Class

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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Battleships of the Scharnhorst Class

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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British Destroyers and Frigates

by Norman Friedman

Since World War II the old categories of destroyer and frigate have tended to merge, a process that author Norman Friedman traces back to the...

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FIGHTING ADMIRALS OF WORLD WAR II

Fighting Admirals of World War II

by David Wragg

Control of the sea was a crucial element in the outcome of World War II. The U-boat campaign almost brought Britain to her knees; the Arctic convoys...

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German Light Cruisers of World War II

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history with many books devoted to the subject. However...

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Heavy Cruisers of the Admiral Hipper Class

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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Hitler's Forgotten Flotillas

by Lawrence Paterson

This study of the Kriegsmarine’s Sicherungsstreitkräfte, their security forces, fills a gap in the study of the German navy in World War...

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IN WHICH THEY SERVED

In Which They Served

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery's extensively researched study takes an in-depth look at the officers of the Royal Navy and the various routes they took from initial...

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JAPAN'S GESTAPO

Japan's Gestapo

by Mark Felton

Japan's military and secret police, the Kempetai, carried out a reign of terror against captive Asian nations, Allied POWs, and Japanese citizens...

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Pocket Battleships of the Deutschland Class

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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